Bumble Bee Survey at FortWhyte Alive

July 11, 2020

August 15, 2020

Regular admission

FortWhyte Alive, 1961 McCreary Rd, Winnipeg

(204) 989-8355


Events Description

Join entomologist Joel Gardner from the University of Manitoba to find out how bumble bee populations are doing at FortWhyte. You will learn how to safely handle these fuzzy pollinators and observe them before releasing them back into the wild.

Joel will be leading four surveys — you are welcome to attend one or all four.

Please note

  • Although risk of a sting is low with proper care, this activity is not recommended for those with known bee allergies.

Who is it for?

Suggested for ages 12+, including adults.


Tickets: Included with general admission to FortWhyte Alive.
Free for FortWhyte Alive Members

Regular Admission:

Members Free
Adult 18–64$10
Older Adult 65+ $9
Students with ID $8
Child 3–17 $8
Child 0–2 Free

How to buy tickets?

Buy Online


Date & Time:

Saturday, July 11 @ 1pm – 3pm
Saturday, July 18 @ 1pm – 3pm
Saturday, August 1 @ 1pm – 3pm
Saturday, August 15 @ 1pm – 3pm

Venue & Address :

FortWhyte Alive, 1961 McCreary Rd, Winnipeg

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